09.13.2012 10:12 AM
Pandora’s Westergren to Speak at 2013 CES Leaders in Technology Dinner
Founder scheduled to give keynote address
Consumer Electronics Association announced that Tim Westergren, chief strategy officer
and founder of Pandora, will deliver a keynote address at the 2013 International
Consumer Electronics Show Leaders in Technology Dinner.
The 2013 CES is scheduled for Jan. 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nev., and the LIT
Dinner will take place at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 9, in the Lafite Ballroom at Wynn Las Vegas.
According to the CEA, the invitation-only event honors technologists, entrepreneurs
and policymakers furthering technology innovation.
“Tim Westergren is a trailblazer in Internet radio and developed a game-changing,
innovative platform that helps musicians find their audience and people discover
and enjoy new music,” said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of CEA.
Westergren started the personalized radio service in 2000 with the Music Genome
Project. He is an award-winning composer and musician with 20 years of experience
in the industry – including production, audio engineering, film scoring and live